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What's your secret to a happy marriage?   [Copy link] 中文

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Are you happily married?

What's your secret? Please share it here.

I was impressed to read the news that a husband celebrating his 72nd wedding anniversary has revealed the secret to his long marriage - saying 'yes, dear'.

He says they rarely have disagreements and try to talk everything out.

Is that what you always do?


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Aquilla and Catherine Brant, aged 99 and 95, have been married for 72 years, and now live together in a double room at Pilling House residential home in Skelmanthorpe

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Aquilla and Catherine on their wedding day April 8, 1942 at Almondbury Church

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The pair went on to have three children, (L-R) Susan, Carl and Hazel, followed by two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren

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The pair met at the very start of World War II when Aquilla came to the hospital where Catherine was working as a nurse (pictured)

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Catherine and Aquila, pictured on holiday in France in 2000, say they rarely have cross words, even after decades of marriage

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Aquilla, here with Catherine in France, says he tells those who ask the secret to their marital bliss that it is 'saying "yes dear"

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My wife, is who makes me happy

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